Book your Falkirk Wheel Boat Trip

There will be no boat trips between 5 February and 7 March whilst we undertake our annual maintenance. Find out more here…


Ticket Information & Opening Hours

Opening hours, ticket prices and boat trip times.

The 50 minute journey lifts the boat up to join the Union Canal 35m above and sails smoothly from The Falkirk Wheel onto the Union Canal before returning to your starting point at our Visitor Centre.


  • Adult £13.50
  • Concession £11.50 (anyone over 60, full time Student or Falkirk Council Tax Payer. We may ask to see proof of age or status)
  • Child (3-15yrs) £7.50
  • Child (under 3) Free
  • Family (2 adults + 2 children) £37.00
  • Family (2 adults + 3 children) £43,75
  • Family (2 adults + 4 children) £50.50
  • Registered Carers Free (please advise when booking) 

Boat Trip Times

We recommend you turn up at least 30 mins before your booked boat trip.
  • 11.30
  • 12.30
  • 14.00

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Winter Opening Hours

We are open from Wednesday to Sunday from 11am to 4pm.

From 16th March we will be open 7 days a week from 10am until 5.30pm.

The water play parks and play park will be closed until Spring 2018.